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Carina Store

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Carina is a children's and mother's clothing store, designed by Kazuyo Sejima. The shop is wrapped in two façades. The inner façade is made up of a steel structure and large glass windows. The outer façade is made out of white expanded metal, similar to the weaves that were used for the New Museum at the Bowery in New York. The outer façade covers up almost the complete building, except for the entrance door and one window on the second floor. This is a daring approach as it provides an introspective look at first glance. But, as in many recent architecture in Tokyo, the shop comes to life when you take a closer look and even more so when dusk falls over the city.

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Carina Store
Minami-Aoyama, Minato-Ku 5-5-20
Project is public!
Opening hours 11:00- 19:00 hr (Tue-Fri), 12:00-19:00 (Sat), 12:00-18:00 (Sun)
How to get there? Take Omotesando station, leave it at exit A5 and walk in eastern direction. Then take the first street to your right. Take the second street to the left. The store is then next to the Aveda building.
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Completion 11- 2009
Project ID 6319
Latitude/Longitude 35°39'48N 139°42'46E
Contributed by Franks
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